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Hot991 ‘s Drome Sound DJ Battle Was Lit

Last night was a pretty good turn out for the second Hot991 and Drome Sounds Dj battle. I was very impressed and quickly learned it is much more to djing than just playing music...

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KeishaRenee Jobs: HVCC Is Hiring For Mulitiple Jobs

Oh how I miss my HVCC days.That school was everything I met some really cool people and I got my degree as well. Great staff and great school...

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The Drome Sound DJ Battle 2017 !

The Wait is Finally Over !

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There is talent in the 518, and lots of it.The competition to be the best and to make it big is at a all time high. The grind is real and the talent is here...

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Donkey Of The Day : Mohammed Anas Shouts Out Girlfriend and Wife

In the heat of the moment sometimes we say the dumbest things. This is the case with Mohammed Anas, he was having an extramarital affair.

It all came to light when he shouted out his girlfriend along with his wife...

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Tis The Season To Be Curvy! Curvention 2017

2017 Curvention was amazing.I enjoyed myself and the show. This was the 5th Annual Curvention event and it was even bigger and better than last year...

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Its All Good In The 518

Yesterday the Albany Police Department held there first annual community basket ball tournament. It was a great turnout and nothing but good vibes...

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1st Annual Community Basket Ball Tournament Today

People are always raving about how the 518 lacks this and dose not have that, and could change this or do that differently but fail to realize there is a lot of positive people and positive things that do go on right before there eyes...

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Curvention At The SUNY Albany Performing Arts Center

It's that time of year again, time for the 5th annual curvention. If you aren't familiar with Curvention, it is dedicated to those plus sized women who love the skin they're in and those who are learning to do so more and more daily...

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#SAVEOURSTREETS Youth Forum In Schenectady

Schenectady's Save Our Streets youth program is a program dedicated to changing the lives of our youth. The program helps to guide youth with mentorship, activities, trips and, most importantly, love...

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Empire State Plaza in Albany, NY
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What Is The Coolest Thing That Ever Happened To You In Albany ?

What is the coolest thing that has ever happened to you in Albany? Was it some random meeting of a celebrity at an odd place? Was it an accident that ended up in meeting someone really cool...

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Best Places To Go Sledding In The Capital District

The 518 is being bombarded with snow today school is closed a lot of business's are closed and mostly everyone is indoors. It made realize I haven't participated in a great American past time which is sledding...

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KeishaRenee Jobs: Travel Agent

I dont know about you but I personally love to travel and take vacations all year long. Living upstate, our winters can be pretty brutal and last what seems like forever, so hitting the beach in the middle of December don't seem so bad after all...

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KeishaRenee Jobs: Teacher Assistant

Ever thought about being a teacher for a room full of toddlers on they way up to big league.Still trying to find the right career for you? Well dont let that degree go to waste...

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St Pattys Day Is Kicking Off Early In The Capital District.

Remember being a kid and trying to find a four leaf clover or trying to find the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow...yeah good luck I'm still trying to find both...

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The Professional Lounge At Troy Kitchen

One of the biggest complaints about the 518, it is nowhere for professionals to go out and have a good time without all the drama. There is an event for the profess to death crowd at Troy Kitchen (77 Congress St...

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Scholastic Talent Try Outs @ Suny Albany

Its that time a year again the 5th annual Scholastic Talent Showcase. Talented High School and Middle School youth will have the chance again this year to display their Talents at the annual scholastic talent show contest...

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JaRule At The UCH

Take me back to Saturday. JaRule concert at the UCH was everything! I had such an amazing time. Since I was a youngin', I have always been a fan of JaRule...

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Vote Now For Your Favorite 518 Artist

Vote now for your favorite 518 artist to be played on this Sundays Generation Next. Listen to some of these dope songs from you favorites in the 518 and if you love what you hear vote them on generation next...

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Win Tickets To Sommore At The Egg

All week long we are giving you Sommore !

Win Tickets To See Sommore At The Egg  All week long on Hot 991 with Give Me Sommore.  The Queen Of Comedy Sommore is coming to the Capital District along with Chris Thomas the Mayor, Rayzon and Mark viera...

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The 12th Annual Kidz Expo

The 12th Annual Hannaford Kidz Expo takes over the Empire State Plaza from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 4 for a day chock full of entertainment and activities to keep your kids happy and on the go...

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NEA's Read Across America Day Kickoff With Zac Efron
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Troy School Partipates in ‘Read Across America Day’

Schools nationwide participate in 20th annual 'Read Across America Day.'

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J.O.B Fair Wednesday March 8th

Spring is slowly approaching. Vacations are getting planned, and I'm pretty sure you could use some extra cash and maybe a new job. Even though I love my job here at Hot991 I always like to go to these type of fairs just to see what other jobs are out there maybe not necessarily for me but for friends family and those that live in the 518...

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Spotify Celebrates Best New Artist Nominees
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Win A Trip To Big Sean’s I Decided Tour

Big Sean is taking his "I Decided" tour nationwide and  Hot 991 is sending you to the legendary Radio City Music Hall to see Big Sean on April 11th...

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Vote Your Favorite Artist Onto Generation Next

Generation is getting HOT. The heat is coming. Check out the artists below and vote for there music to be on Generation Next this Sunday. Voting ends Friday and the podcast kicks off Sunday at 10pm...

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Empire State Plaza in Albany, NY
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Generation Next Presents The Best Unsigned Artist

Last night Generation Next was lit. For sure its good music coming out the 518. Shout out to US Bay who has been featured on generation next a couple time his latest single "things you do " can be heard on this podcast as well...

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Soul Brunch At The New Rivers Casino

The Hamilton Hill Arts Center has been promoting the knowledge, preservation and continued development of African and African-American culture and art for over 40 years...

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Poetry In Motion At Proctors [VIDEO]

Poetry in Motion is a unique event that allows attendees to hear artists in a one of a kind poetic powerhouse, infused with great music and visual displays...

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Celebrate J Dilla’s Life At Lucas Confectionary

James Dewitt Yancey (February 7, 1974 – February 10, 2006) better known by the stage names J Dilla and Jay Dee, was an American record producer and rapper who emerged from the mid-1990s underground hip hop scene in Detroit, Michigan as one third of the acclaimed music group Slum Village...

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Ladies Need Love Too The 2017 Women’s Expo

This Saturday and Sunday its all about the ladies and what we ladies love and need. The 2017 Women's Expo is back and will be held at Siena College Marcell Athletic Complex...

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